Scandal: Season 7 Reviews

Top Critic
November 25, 2019
More than a guilty pleasure, Scandal's success was proof of the power of female viewers, especially black women.
October 2, 2018
Looking back, the real Scandal was that anyone kept watching.
June 21, 2018
If this was a sort-of farewell to the Shondaland brand at its height, Scandal delivered an hour that felt very much in keeping with what preceded it, which is what any good finale should aspire to do.
April 20, 2018
For all of his brutal lessons, the one that ends up determining how Olivia's story comes to a close is that shunning love isn't the same as being heartless.
Top Critic
April 20, 2018
It all worked out in the end ... sort of.
April 20, 2018
After seven seasons of rooting for Olivia Pope, even at her worst, it's nice to see her get the win.
Top Critic
April 18, 2018
Fun, silly addictive Scandal was also a serious and important part of TV history.
Top Critic
October 20, 2017
Touch Marcus, touch.
October 13, 2017
Watch Me heralds the birth of a brand-new Olivia Pope, one far more willing to follow her darker impulses if she believes the ends justify the means.
Full Review | Original Score: 4/5
October 6, 2017
Scandal has an opportunity to define its legacy.
Full Review | Original Score: A
October 6, 2017
So, this is it, y'all. The last first popcorn. The last first glass of red wine. The last first gasp when Huck does something absolutely insane.